COVID-19 – Automatic Renewal of Licenses

    View Author May 2020

    In connection with COVID-19, the authorities in Qatar announced the following automatic license renewals for businesses:

    The Ministry of Commerce and Industry

    The Ministry of Commerce and Industry announced an automatic renewal for six months of all the commercial registration certificates and trade licenses expiring during the months of March – June 2020. The Ministry will determine the fees associated with this automatic renewal when companies seek to renew the licenses following the expiration of the extension period.

    The General Directorate of Passports
    (Immigration Department)

    The Immigration Department announced that all of the Immigration (Computer) Cards expiring after January 2020 will be automatically renewed for two months, starting from 1 May 2020. The Immigration Department will determine the fees associated with this automatic renewal with the next renewal application.